Malvaceae

Family in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

Digitised Reference Slides

We currently have 54 digitised slides. Each record may contain multiple individual grains and images.

Distribution
Malvaceae (rights holder: Rita Willaert) © Rita Willaert

Mallow Or Hibiscus Family

Small trees, lianes, shrubs or herbs, often stellately hairy. Stipules small, deciduous. Leaves alternate, often asymmetric and 3-veined from the base. Flowers usually bisexual, actinomorphic. Sepals 5, or sometimes 2-4, free or occasionally connate. Petals free, equalling number of sepals, rarely 0. Stamens usually numerous. Ovary superior, 2-10-locular. Fruit a dry or ± fleshy drupe or schizoca... Text © Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten and Petra Ballings

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Definition
Genera
Taxonomic Completion
13.06%
32 of 245 accepted Genera.
Global Pollen Project UUID
56149a4d-13eb-4698-b244-0e06c6f5b9ae
Botanical Reference
None available. You can check The Plant List for further information.
Connected Datasets

This taxon is currently linked to the following locations.

The Plant List Global Biodiversity Information Facility